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8J. Revised assessment of proceeds from relevant offence or relevant conduct

(1) This section applies where a court has made a determination (referred to in this section as 'the current determination') under section 8F(7) of the amount to be recovered in a particular case by virtue of that section.

(2) Where the Director of Public Prosecutions is of the opinion that the real value of the defendant's proceeds of the relevant offence or relevant conduct was greater than their assessed value, the Director of Public Prosecutions may make, or cause to be made, an application to the court for the evidence on which that opinion was formed to be considered by the court.

(3) In subsections (2) and (4) -

'assessed value' means the value of the defendant's proceeds as assessed by the court under section 8H(1);

'real value' means the value of the defendant's proceeds which relate to -

(a) the relevant offence, or

(b) the relevant conduct which took place either in the period by reference to which the current determination was made or in any earlier period.

(4) If, having c